Teacher Leader Lagniappe offers a little something extra for Louisiana educators. As educators, we are leaders - leaders of our families, classrooms, schools, teams, and systems. Host Em Cooper shares inspiring stories from leaders in Louisiana and across the country. You’ll hear from innovators, change agents, and experts that will empower you to grow in your profession. Teacher Leader Lagniappe is a production of the Louisiana Department of Education.
Episode 1: Louisiana's Educational Priorities with Superintendent Dr. Cade Brumley
Em Cooper interviews Dr. Cade Brumley, Louisiana’s state superintendent of education, who was selected to Louisiana’s top educational post during the height of the pandemic. His steady leadership guided schools through a global health crisis and one of the most active hurricane seasons on record. He shares what it was like leading the state during this challenging year, what Louisiana believes about education, and leadership lessons he has learned from his various roles in education.
Em Cooper also shares how St. Landry Parish Schools have implemented successful summer learning programs.
Preview Episode: "A little something extra for Louisiana educators."
As educators, we are leaders - leaders of our classrooms, schools, teams, and systems. We can’t wait to share with you inspiring and informative interviews from leaders in Louisiana and across the country. You’ll hear from innovators, change agents, and experts that will give you a little something extra for you to grow in your profession.
Sincerity and Passion
Em’s sincerity and passion clearly come through. You are naturally drawn into the conversation. I can’t wait for hear more.